Clara as a First Name

How Common is the First Name Clara?

We estimate that there are 101,238 people named Clara who are currently alive and were born in the United States. Clara is the 271st most common for women, and the 522nd most common overall.

How Old are People Named Clara?

The average person named Clara is 38.03 years old.

Is Clara a Popular Baby Name Right Now?

2,648 people named Clara were born in the U.S. in 2023. It was the 99th most popular name for girls, and the 245th most popular overall.

The popularity of Clara peaked in 1885, when it was the 7th most popular name for baby girls.

Is Clara a Boy's Name or a Girl's Name?

Clara is almost exclusively a female name. 99.9% of people named Clara are female.

Popularity of Clara in England

In 2020, Clara was the 90th most popular name for girls in England and Wales.